Oct. 15 2018
Winding Hollow Homeowners Association in Winter Springs, Florida, has reportedly filed a lawsuit accusing a mayoral candidate in that city of receiving kickbacks from a company that performed maintena
Oct. 11 2018
Contractors are looking at equipment and technology as integral cogs to keep their businesses running in a tight labor market
Oct. 11 2018
Shutterstock A landscaper in Orange County, Upstate New York is lucky to be alive after nearly being electrocuted while doing tree work from a bucket truck, according to a story aired on Ne
Oct. 9 2018
Four residents of Chula Vista, California, are lucky that a certain landscaper was working nearby when the house they were in caught fire, according to a story reported by FOX 5 News, San Diego, and p
Oct. 8 2018
A Jacksonville, Florida, veteran is back in business after a thief stole his trailer of lawn equipment in broad daylight. According to a report on News 4 Jax, Navy veteran Eddy Jerry owned the trailer
Oct. 8 2018
Pasquale F. Furano, 48, owner of Furano Landscape was sentenced to a year in prison starting in November, after pleading guilty to underreporting more than $2.5 million in gross receipts on his federal ...
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Oct. 1 2018
ShutterstockHurricane Florence has left more than wreckage in its wake; it’s also exposed at least one unscrupulous contractor who was apparently willing to take advantage of the storm’s victims ...
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Sept. 27 2018
Another tragic on-the-job death to report, this time of a man who owned a tree-trimming and landscape company in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California. His family is suing for wrongful death, according to a
Sept. 25 2018
Shutterstock A dispute over whether or not some bushes should be trimmed ended with a landscaper looking down the barrel of a gun, according to a story published in the Gulfport Gabber. Fr
Sept. 24 2018
A Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, landscaping company has a new set of owners, and those owners are no stranger to the business. Marty Owens and Tim Eilbes took it over from Dan Keel and Bob Biel. According
Sept. 20 2018
Shutterstock The green industry always responds generously in the face of fires, floods, tornadoes, hurricanes and other natural disasters. The latest example is the folks from United Tree &
Sept. 19 2018
The International Erosion Control Association Region One, Aurora, Colorado, recently held the annual board of director’s election for terms beginning February 2019. Adam L Dibble, CPESC-IT, CESS ...
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Sept. 18 2018
Westhook Capital, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm focused exclusively on the lower middle market, has announced it has made an investment in Metco Landscape, a provider of landscaping in
Sept. 17 2018
Enhanced Landscape Management, the maintenance division of Landscape Development Inc. with headquarters located in Valencia, California, has concluded the asset purchase of Chateau Landscape Inc
Sept. 14 2018
Landscapers can’t be too careful when picking up debris. With the increased use of illicit drugs like heroin, they are at a heightened risk of coming into contact with needles that are not dis
Sept. 13 2018
Meadowood Senior Living, Worcester, Pennsylvania, selected Design for Generations LLC, Medford, New Jersey, and Eric’s Nursery and Garden Center, Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, to design and develop
Sept. 13 2018
Shutterstock The coal-country town of Thurmond, West Virginia, located at a bend of the New River, is practically a ghost town, a fact that has been used to draw tourists to the area. Its populat
Sept. 11 2018
The green industry labor crisis has many contractors wondering where their future landscape workforce is going to come from. According to an article published in the Albany Herald, your local Job Corp
Sept. 11 2018
Shutterstock It’s often said that thieves will steal anything that isn’t nailed down — or that hasn’t yet grown roots. A woman in Paradise Hills, California lost her brand-new lawn ...
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